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Henry, IL 61537
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Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau News
Annual health fair to be held March 30
Appointments are filling up for this year's annual health fair on March 30. Optimum Health Solutions, an affiliate of Methodist, will administer blood tests and screenings at our facility. An appointment is required to take advantage of this opportunity. Read more.
Free well sampling test kits available March 6-10
The Marshall and Putnam County Health Departments are partnering with MP Farm Bureau to provide free well sampling test kits for residents of Marshall and Putnam counties during National Ground Water Awareness Week. Read more.
We Need You - Join FB ACT!
We want our members' voices heard in Springfield and Washington D.C. Join the MP Farm Bureau in speaking up by joining FB ACT! Sign up by April 3 and be entered to win a $25 Amazon gift card. Read more.
Farm labor liability seminar held February 16
Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau teamed up with Bureau, Henry and Stark County Farm Bureaus to provide a farm labor liability program which was held at Birkey's Farm Store in Henry. A special thanks to COUNTRY Financial for their generous grant to make this event possible. Read more.
Illinois Farm Bureau policy decisions recap
At the link, please find a special edition of Farm Bureau in Action. It recaps policy decisions made by the delegate body at the recently-concluded IAA Annual Meeting. http://bit.ly/2hoNYNK
Marshall-Putnam receives AFBF award
The Marshall-Putnam, Stark and Peoria County Farm Bureaus were selected as winners in the American Farm Bureau Federation County Activities of Excellence (CAE) program for their joint program "Barging Ahead for Stronger Economies" tour of Illinois River infrastructure which was held this past summer. Read more.
Commonly asked questions about the IDR changes to farmland assessment
In 2013, the Illinois Department of Revenue introduced legislation that made a fundamental change to how farmland's assessed values are determined. The Illinois Farm Bureau has compiled a list of the commonly asked questions about the change. Read more.
Illinois Farm Bureau celebrates 100 years
The Marshall-Putnam Farm Bureau has a limited number of 100 year history books for sale. If you would like to purchase "A Voice for Illinois Agriculture - The Centennial History of Illinois Farm Bureau", contact the office. The hardcover book is $17.00.
State legislative priority issues for 2017
Members of M-P Farm Bureau have been meeting with legislators to discuss the state legislative priority issues for the 2017 General Assembly session as established by Illinois Farm Bureau.
Resources on Transportation Issues
New trucking regulations have caused a lot of confusion and prompted many calls to the Farm Bureau office. The Illinois Farm Bureau has put together explanatory handouts on the following transportation issues. These handouts answer many of the frequently asked questions and highlight the important information that pertains to farmers. Click here to be routed to these handouts.